Wccftech Weekly Recap, The Hottest News of the Week


We're going to be trying something new, a weekly recap video to highlight the best of various bits of hardware, gaming and mobile news that's occurred during the week. We'll recap and give our impressions of some of those articles for those that would prefer a nice short video to give a general introduction to all the major happenings throughout the week, Some people are more visual, so over time this'll evolve to be something spectacular.

And with this, we're formally introducing our new host, Tiffany, who'll be providing a lot of content on our YouTube channel for us, from a weekly recap to game guides even commentary and reviews.

Wccftech Weekly Review, pseudo-Halloween edition.

So what do we cover in the inaugural episode of Wccftech Weekly Review? First off the official announcement of the AMD R9 380X is somewhat exciting, being that it's the first full Tonga outside of the iMac to make it into the desktop world. Also we go over the Assassin's Creed Syndicate release, which went surprisingly well, and we talk about the massive tablet from Samsung, gigantic 18.4" Galaxy View. Paris Games Week kicked off this week, and though there were some reveals, it wasn't necessarily the most exciting thing to happen in gaming. The most significant thing, and something that surprised a lot of people, is how Assassin's Creed Syndicate actually did well.

So check out or first video and look for more videos every week with increasing quality and content as time finally permits. This is just the beginning, and we'll be making this a staple. So be sure to subscribe for more quick recaps of the weeks best news.

News covered in the video:

AMD R9 380X

The first official confirmation that the upcoming Radeon R9 380X will feature a 256-bit memory bus has arrived from Powercolor’s official website. The graphics card which was listed over at the manufacturers official home page has the specifications clearly mentioned however it will still take a few more weeks for the card to appear in the consumer market.

Assassin's Creed Syndicate

Assassin's Creed Syndicate is an amazing action/adventure. It has evolved past its humble crusading beginning, and entered the industrial age of looming cities, intriguing missions and solid combat. While it still isn't the most challenging game, it proves to be warm, friendly and massively engrossing.

Samsung Galaxy View

After a major leak a couple of days back, the Samsung Galaxy View just doesn’t seem to want to stay out of the news. Samsung’s 18.4 inch behemoth of a tablet has been in the news for quite a while and so far we’ve managed to learn quite a lot about the device.